Research Projects

1. Accessing Information about Transportation Systems Management and Operations Performance Measurement – National Cooperative Highway Research Program ($99,900); February 2015 – February 2016. (PI with Co-PIs from University of Maryland, University of Washington, and University of Florida).

2. Manual on Performance of Traffic Signal Systems: Assessment of Operations and Maintenance, Florida Department of Transportation ($ 220,919); September 2014 – June 2016. (PI)

3. Demand Based Signal Retiming – Real-World Implementation, Florida Department of Transportation ($ 248,651); June 2013 – July 2015. (PI)

4. Identifying Potential Technological and Service Improvements for UDOT Traffic Operations Center, Phase 2, Utah Department of Transportation ($ 15,050); June 2013 – June 2014. (PI)

5. 400 South Corridor Assessment Study – Utah Transit Authority and Utah Department of Transportation, flow through University of Utah ($ 49,999); March 2013 – May 2014. (PI)

6. MRI: Development of Instrumentation to Support Multi-Technology Vehicular Networking Systems Research, National Science Foundation ($ 472,577); August 2012 – July 2015. (Co-PI)

7. Demand Based Signal Retiming, Florida Department of Transportation ($ 146,993); March 2012 – September 2013. (PI)

8. Prioritizing Plans for Structural Repair/Retrofit of Highway Appurtenances for fit Category-V Hurricanes based on the Criticality and Vulnerability of Urban Highways, (with D.V. Reddy, FAU), Florida Atlantic University Mentoring Program, ($ 2,000); January 2012 – January 2013. (PI)

9. Identifying Potential Technological and Service Improvements for UDOT Traffic Operations Center, Utah Department of Transportation ($ 18,794); November 2011 – June 2013. (PI)

10. Acquisition of SCATSIM – Software for Adaptive Traffic Control – Florida Atlantic University Technology Fee Grant ($ 14,000); March 2011 – March 2013. (PI)

11. Evaluation of LRT impact on Traffic Operations at 1300 S & 2100 S Arterials in Salt Lake City – Utah Transit Authority and Florida Atlantic University ($ 66,983); September 2009 – December 2010. (PI)

12. Adaptive Traffic Control Systems: Domestic and Foreign State of Practice – NCHRP Project 20-5: Synthesis Topic 40-03 – National Academy of Sciences ($ 35,000); October 2008 – November 2009. (PI)

13. Evaluation of LRT and BRT Impact on Traffic Operations in Salt Lake City Metropolitan Region – Utah Transit Authority and Mountain-Plains Consortium ($ 230,000); July 2008 – June 2010. (PI)

14. Express Lanes Genetic Algorithm Modeling and Evaluation (ELGAME2) – Utah Department of Transportation and Mountain-Plains Consortium ($ 157,000); October 2007 – October 2008. (Co-PI)

15. Evaluation of the Bus Rapid Transit Line on 3500 South Corridor – Utah Transit Authority and Mountain-Plains Consortium ($ 50,000); June 2007 – July 2008. (PI)

16. Seismic Vulnerability and Emergency Response Analyses of UDOT Lifelines – Utah Department of Transportation ($ 40,000); June 2007 – July 2008. (Co-PI)

17. Calibration of the I-15 VISSIM model for the Evaluation of High Occupancy Toll (HOT) lanes – Utah Department of Transportation and Mountain-Plains Consortium ($ 90,000); June 2006 – July 2007. (FA)

18. Evaluation of the Reconstruction Alternatives on 4500 S Corridor in Salt Lake Valley – Utah Department of Transportation ($ 30,000); June 2007 – December 2007. (FA)